Zanesville, Indiana

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Zanesville, Indiana
Town
Location of Zanesville in the state of Indiana
Location of Zanesville in the state of Indiana
Coordinates: 40°54′57″N 85°16′53″W / 40.91583°N 85.28139°W / 40.91583; -85.28139Coordinates: 40°54′57″N 85°16′53″W / 40.91583°N 85.28139°W / 40.91583; -85.28139
Country United States
State Indiana
Counties Wells, Allen
Township Union, Lafayette
Area[1]
 • Total 0.83 sq mi (2.15 km2)
 • Land 0.82 sq mi (2.12 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)
Elevation 810 ft (247 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 600
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 605
 • Density 731.7/sq mi (282.5/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 46799
Area code(s) 260
FIPS code 18-86318[4]
GNIS feature ID 0446424[5]

Zanesville is a town in Allen and Wells counties in the U.S. state of Indiana, southwest of Fort Wayne. The population was 600 at the 2010 census.

Zanesville residents are ineligible for street mail delivery thus must get their mail at the post office.

Zanesville has a police department served by a part-time marshal, and fire service is provided by Southwest Allen County Fire District.

Geography[edit]

Zanesville is located at 40°54′57″N 85°16′53″W / 40.91583°N 85.28139°W / 40.91583; -85.28139 (40.915947, -85.281260).[6]

According to the 2010 census, the town has a total area of 0.83 square miles (2.1 km2), of which 0.82 square miles (2.1 km2) (or 98.80%) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) (or 1.20%) is water.[1]

Demographics[edit]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 600 people, 229 households, and 175 families residing in the town. The population density was 731.7 inhabitants per square mile (282.5 /km2). There were 239 housing units at an average density of 291.5 per square mile (112.5 /km2). The racial makeup of the town was 98.5% White, 0.2% African American, 0.2% Native American, 0.2% from other races, and 1.0% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.5% of the population.

There were 229 households of which 38.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.4% were married couples living together, 9.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 23.6% were non-families. 18.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.62 and the average family size was 3.01.

The median age in the town was 38.3 years. 27.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.5% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 25.3% were from 25 to 44; 28.1% were from 45 to 64; and 12.8% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 49.7% male and 50.3% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 602 people, 212 households, and 172 families residing in the town. The population density was 806.6 people per square mile (309.9/km²). There were 232 housing units at an average density of 310.8 per square mile (119.4/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 99.17% White, 0.17% Native American, 0.17% from other races, and 0.50% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.17% of the population.

There were 212 households out of which 40.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 70.3% were married couples living together, 9.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 18.4% were non-families. 15.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 3.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.84 and the average family size was 3.13.

In the town the population was spread out with 29.2% under the age of 18, 8.0% from 18 to 24, 29.9% from 25 to 44, 23.8% from 45 to 64, and 9.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females there were 96.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.2 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $57,727, and the median income for a family was $58,375. Males had a median income of $40,893 versus $22,500 for females. The per capita income for the town was $20,606. About 4.6% of families and 4.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 6.1% of those under age 18 and 10.0% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Places: Indiana". 2010 Census Gazetteer Files. United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-04-21. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-12-11. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-06-25. 
  4. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  5. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.